ERIC Number: ED561050
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 9
What Are the Characteristics of AP® Teachers? An Examination of Survey Research. Research Report No. 2002-10
Milewski, Glenn B.; Gillie, Jacqueline M.
Information on test-takers collected at the time of examinations provides a rich description of AP students, but what are the characteristics of their teachers? The current study provides a glimpse into these characteristics by summarizing the results of the largest survey of AP teachers to date (32,109 responses). The AP Teacher Survey contained 40 questions covering the following content areas: classroom characteristics, teacher background, professional development, training and resource needs, technology, and important issues for AP teachers. A list of advanced placement courses is appended.
Descriptors: Advanced Placement, Teacher Characteristics, Teacher Surveys, Classroom Environment, Teacher Background, Faculty Development, Teacher Education, Educational Resources, Educational Technology, Geographic Location, Class Size, Educational Needs, Statistical Analysis, High Schools
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Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: High Schools; Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: College Board
Identifiers - Location: United States